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MaryAnn McCarra-Fitzpatrick
Worked at Onpoint Advocacy, Kluwer Academic/Plenum Publishers, Churchill Livingstone Publishers, Alan R. Liss, Publishers, Garland Publishing, Gannett Newspapers.
Attended CUNY Graduate Center (NYC), Manhattan College (Riverdale, NY), Lincoln High School (Yonkers, NY)
Lives in Peekskill, NY
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MaryAnn McCarra-Fitzpatrick blogs poetry at http://mccarra--poetry.blogspot.com/ 

Her work has appeared in MoonLit, The Westchester Times Tribune, Make Room for Dada, Mount Vernon Today, OBSOLETE Magazine, The Mount Vernon Inquirer, Thick With Conviction, Cavalier Literary Couture, the "Vox Mom" online feature of The Mom Egg and the Mount Vernon Independent.  Publication forthcoming in Torrid Literature and Clapboard House. Her work has been anthologized in the volume "Blood Beats in Four Square Miles" edited by james "jAFa" Fair, the first volume to gather together the work of poets living and working in Mount Vernon, New York.

A reader at such venues as The Back Fence,  Manhattan College, Blue Door Gallery, AC-BAW Arts Center, Lola's Tea House, Mount Vernon Public Library, ABC No Rio, and Centerfold Coffeehouse.
 
Poetry readings available on YouTube.
 
Poetry podcast available on Podbean and on Podsnack.
 
Audio and video samplings of her poetry are available on her blog, McCarra/Poetry.
 
In addition to the above, MaryAnn also creates collages from mixed media and found materials.  A sampling of these may be seen on Google+ and on the website "Uncooked Culture."

MaryAnn is a recent transplant to the banks of the Hudson, in Peekskill, New York--formerly having lived in the Fleetwood neighborhood of Mount Vernon, New York.  Her husband is Mark Fitzpatrick and their three sons are Aidan Michael, Conor Brian, and Brendan Walsh Fitzpatrick.

At present she is at work preparing a volume of poetry for publication.

Education
  • CUNY Graduate Center (NYC), Manhattan College (Riverdale, NY), Lincoln High School (Yonkers, NY)
    Ph.D. Program in English, 1989 - 1990
  • Manhattan College
    English and World Literature, 1985 - 1989
  • Lincoln High School
    1981 - 1985
  • Mark Twain Middle School
  • Public School No. 30
  • St. Simon Stock
  • Public School No. 33
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Tuesday evening’s commute has been plagued by heavy traffic as a result of the closure of the Tappan Zee Bridge, especially on Route 9 North in Peekskill as commuters head for the Bear Mountain Bridge. Below is drone footage—provided by Peekskill resident Vince Landers Jr.—of the traffic as the afternoon rush hour got underway. Overhead …
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Thanks to the Real Talk program, local police officers will visit PHS classrooms throughout the school year to engage students in roundtable conversations on a variety of stimulating topics.
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The driver—described as a white male in his 20's with a medium build, dark colored short cropped hair, tattoos covering both arms from shoulders to the wrists, tattoos covering the neck, wearing blue-colored Nike basketball shorts, a white-colored tank top and having a nose ring in the right nostril—exited the vehicle holding a large white colored bag and stated, “Come on, I have candy.”
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The summer is in full swing and there are a number of articles we hope to bring you in the coming days—some good and others a bit head scratching:
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Tuesday afternoon’s crane collapse that closed the Tappan Zee Bridge is likely to result in heavy traffic on Route 9 as commuters make their to the Bear Mountain Bridge, police said. “Traffic will likely be heavy on Route 9 North as people make their way towards the Bear Mountain Bridge,” Peekskill Chief of Police Eric …
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A traffic nightmare could be in the works as a crane collapse has caused the complete closure of the Tappan Zee Bridge shortly before 12:30 p.m. Tuesday. With the Tappan Zee closed, traffic is expected to increase at the Bear Mountain Bridge. Initial reports say no lives have been lost.
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